Don’t Miss These Great Hamilton Public
Library Programs in July
There’s a lot more than
books at our Hamilton Township Public Library…
in July, Mayor Kelly Yaede invites residents to enjoy some of these great
programs and events that will take place at the Library.
Township Library’s “Libraries Rock!” Summer Reading Program
In person registration through Saturday, July 21
8-week read-at-home program, kids keep track of their reading, and then check
in at the library periodically to collect stickers and other small rewards, and
earn a chance to win a raffle!
June 30 – September 15 (Saturdays)
2 – 3 p.m.
ages 8 – 12 years old may attend.
summer, the Library is proud to host a second session of “Project Code”,
where children will learn the fundamental concepts of programming by making fun
apps, games, animations and more using MIT scratch. To register, email
firstname.lastname@example.org with your child’s name and age. Please bring
your own laptop.
July 10, 17, 24 & 31 (Tuesdays)
9:30 - 10 or 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Children 4 –
6 years old attend independently. Enjoy
stories, action rhymes, songs and games.
Registration begins June 25. Patrons may register in person or call 609-581-4060,
July 10, 17, 24 & 31 (Tuesdays)
2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
– 12 years old may attend.
Story Cubes, let the pictures spark your imagination, and become a great writer
and storyteller! Registration begins June
25. Patrons may register in person or
call 609-581-4060, ext. 4020.
for 2s & 3s
July 11, 18, 25 & August 1 (Wednesdays)
July 12, 19, 26 & August 2 (Thursdays)
9:30 - 10 a.m. or 10:30 - 11 a.m.
– 3 years attend with a caregiver. Enjoy
stories, rhymes, and songs. Registration
begins June 25. Patrons may register in person or call 609-581-4060, ext. 4020.
July 30, August 6, 13 & 20 (Mondays)
ages 7 – 12 years old may attend.
practitioner Viki DeSalvo of jai vita yoga.
The class can be done without a mat, but kids may bring their own yoga
mat or towel. Parents should plan to
wait elsewhere in the library, outside the yoga room. Space is limited; registration begins July
23. Sponsored by the Friends of the
Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m.
Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m.
Saturdays at 11:00
join us for a wide variety of entertaining films, with two different showings
per week. For movie titles, call the
library or visit our web site:
Music of Independence
Monday, July 2
Begin your holiday celebration early with a night of music heard
by America’s Founders! Join the Ministers of Apollo for a performance of
instrumental pieces and period songs enjoyed on our first Independence
Day. Special thanks to our Friends of the Library for their sponsorship
of this program. Free and open to the public.
Thursday, July 12
10 – 11 a.m.
ages 5 years and older may attend.
Enjoy stories and prepare
yummy fruit kabobs and yogurt dipping sauce!
your child has food allergies, let us know BEFORE registering. Space is limited. In-person registration begins Friday, June
29. Beginning June 30, phone
registration will also be accepted by calling 609-581-4060, ext. 4020. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Wednesday, July 18
3 years and older may attend with an adult.
Professional storyteller Don Dougherty will rock a fun adventure
story! His original stories feature the
names of audience members; kids will love hearing their own names in the
story! Free tickets are required and
will be available beginning July 9. Patrons
may register in person or call 609-581-4060, ext. 4020. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Monday, July 23
2 - 3 p.m.
create some sound makers! Suitable for
children 7 years and older; children under 8 years should be accompanied by a
caregiver. Registration begins Monday,
July 16. Patrons may register in person
or call 609-581-4060, ext. 4020.
Thursday, July 26
Scientist from Mad Science New Jersey will use exciting, interactive science
experiments and demonstrations to involve the group in the discovery process of
science and spark their curiosity! Free
tickets are required and will be available beginning July 16. Patrons may register in person or call
609-581-4060, ext. 4020. Sponsored by
the Friends of the Library.
Karate Free Demo Class
Friday, July 27
years and older accompanied by an adult may attend.
will learn martial arts, safety, self-defense, and character enrichment, and
will have fun! Space is limited:
registration begins June 18. Patrons
may register in person or call 609-581-4060, ext. 4020.
Rockstar and READ Magic Show
Tuesday, July 31
ready to be amazed and laugh hysterically, as Brian Richards presents this
fabulous show featuring magic, comedy, juggling, music, storytelling, puppets
and tons of audience participation! Free
tickets are required and will be available beginning July 23. Patrons may
register in person or call 609-581-4060, ext. 4020. Sponsored by the Friends of
Hamilton Township Public Library is located at 1 Justice Samuel A. Alito, Jr. Way, Hamilton, NJ 08619 (behind the
Hamilton Township Police Division Headquarters and Municipal Court
Library is open to residents Monday through Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
and on Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hamilton’s Library is closed on Sunday.
addition to over 181,000 books and 300 magazine and periodical subscriptions,
Hamilton’s Library also offers: Recorded
books on CD, Music CDs, eBooks and DVDs of feature films, TV shows, and
Hamilton Township Public Library also offers a Museum Pass Program that provides FREE passes to loan for eleven
you live, go to school or work in Hamilton, you are entitled to a free library card.
can learn more about the Hamilton Township Public Library at HamiltonNJPL.org